Full Time Job

Producer - Player Platform, SDK Team

Riot Games

Los Angeles, CA 09-28-2022
  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Senior (5-10 years) Experience
Job Description
As Producers at Riot, we lead passionate teams to create products and experiences that achieve maximum player value. We guide development, smash through obstacles and push projects across the finish line while ensuring that our products and teams are sustainable.

The Developer Platform initiative makes utilizing the Riot Platform intuitive so that developers can focus on making great games, entertainment and esports experiences. The SDK team provide the APIs that marshal Riot's capabilities and deliver them to the player's device for all Riot games and products.

As a Producer III on the SDK team, you will partner with the SDK Product, and Engineering Leads. You will manage the day-to-day work and be the custodian of delivery processes internal to the team and ensure that collaboration with external teams runs smoothly. You will oversee delivery, work systems, maintaining execution, and providing leadership with visibility on complex deliverables. You will ensure the team works collaboratively, at a sustainable pace and continuously improves.

You will report to the Developer Platform Technical Program Manager.

• Lead collaboration on projects across multi-team development of platform capabilities and features.
• Work with engineering and quality to determine product and technical delivery requirements, key architecture, and interfaces to access this new functionality.
• Manage multiple essential customer and partner relationships, including game development teams, external partners, and other internal Riot teams.
• Ensure that the capabilities of the product continue to operate reliably, meet operational standards, and evolve to meet the changing needs of our game teams.
• Assess the team's health and composition to ensure that the team is set up for success.
• Improve work systems, team performance metrics, and goal setting.

Required Qualifications:
• Minimum of 5 years of experience leading technical projects on medium to large teams using a variety of methodologies like Scrum, Kanban, and waterfall. Applying Agile development processes and optimizing teams for sustainability and performance.
• Experience working directly with engineering teams to ensure the products they build meet the needs of the partners and customers that use them.

Desired Qualifications:
• Experience working with developer facing products or teams building software for backend services.
• PMP certification, Scrum Master Certification

Desired Qualifications:

We offer medical, dental, and vision plans that cover you, your spouse/domestic partner, and children. Life insurance, parental leave, plus short-term and long-term disability coverage are also available. Riot will support your retirement benefits with a company match, and double down on your donations of time and money to non-profit charitable organizations. Balance between work and personal life is encouraged with open paid time off, and a play fund so you can broaden and deepen your personal relationship with games.

It's our policy to provide equal employment opportunity for all applicants and members of Riot Games, Inc. Riot Games makes reasonable accommodations for handicapped and disabled Rioters and does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, handicap, veteran status, marital status, criminal history, or any other category protected by applicable federal and state law, including the City of Los Angeles' Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance relating to an applicant's criminal history (LAMC 189.00).

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-d50o61-35-175-107-185-42 in your application.

Company Profile
Riot Games

Riot Games was founded in 2006 to develop, publish, and support the most player-focused games in the world. In 2009, we released our debut title, League of Legends, to worldwide acclaim. League has gone on to be the most-played PC game in the world and a key driver of the explosive growth of esports.